Disabled Kitsap County vet fights for military benefits
Originally aired: Thursday, April 12, 2012
It has been more than 20 years since the start of the first war in Iraq and thousands of military veterans are newly eligible for retirement. Many are also disabled. Some vets might be in for a surprise when they find out their pension checks are being reduced because of their disability. Reporter Tim Haeck joines Bill Radke, Linda Thomas and Tom Tagney with the story of a local military retiree who wants Congress to change what he considers an unfair policy.